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  DEW, Hartwell Coleman

Rank:

Private First Class

 

 

Service Branch:

U.S. Army

Serial Number:

34931493

Division:

37th Infantry Division

Regiment:

148th Infantry Regimen

Battalion:

 

Function:

 

Status:

Died of wounds, battle of Luzon

Date of death:

April 19, 1945

Place of death:

Luzon

Age at death:

25

Awards:

Purple Heart

Burial 1:

Luzon

Burial 2:

Manila American Cemetery and Memorial
Philippines

Grave number:

Plot D Row 11 Grave 179

Cenotaph:

Magnolia Cemetery

Born:

September 2, 1919

Hometown:

South Carolina

Family:

Parents:
Robert Julian Dew (1873 - 1935)
Eleanor Anderson Roddick Dew (1890 - 1981)

Spouse:


Children:


Siblings:
Robert Julian Dew (1904 - 1958)
Roddick Dew (1918 - 1984)
Margaret Dew Love (1921 - 2000)
Charles Bolles Dew (1921 - 2000)

Additional information:

Graduate of Furman, Class of 1940.

 


Research by: Victoria Proctor, genealogist

Sources: Dillon County War Memorial, NARA World War II Honor List of Dead and Missing (1946), tombstone, The Dillon Herald May 17, 1945 issue

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